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Transportation Planning Engineer Salary

$94,636 (USD)

Average Salary

$45/hr

Average Hourly

$3,246

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 15, 2019

The average pay for a Transportation Planning Engineer is $94,636 a year and $45 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Transportation Planning Engineer is between $66,526 and $117,456. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Transportation Planning Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Engineers plans for surface transportation projects according to established engineering standards and State or Federal construction policy.
  • Designs highways, airports, and railway and bus systems.
  • Develops plans, estimates, and specifications to design transportation facilities.
  • Plans alterations and modifications of existing streets, highways, and freeways to improve traffic flow.
  • Excludes supervisory positions.
Transportation Planning Engineer Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Civil Engineers

Job family population: 306,030

Estimated population of Transportation Planning Engineer jobs: 20,173

Rate of error: 1.0%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$109,710
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

Transportation Planning Engineer Job Listings for United States

Transportation Planner
Nov 13
Atlanta, GA, USA
Computer Main Stream Corp.
Transportation Planner Location: West Peachtree Street NW Atlanta GA 30308 Length: One-year ... Engineering with course work experience (or a minor) in any of the aforementioned planning fields ...
Engineer in Training, Transportation
Dec 10
Broken Arrow, United States
Stantec
Working within the context of the communities we serve, we provide planning, engineering, and ... The Transportation EIT will work under close supervision of a Senior Engineer to develop skills in ...
Civil Transportation Project Engineer
Nov 27
Houston, TX, USA
Huitt-Zollars
This role supports the senior transportation project manager in delivering superb transportation ... HZ is a leading full service design firm providing innovative planning, engineering, architectural ...
Senior Civil Transportation Engineer
Nov 19
Seattle, WA, USA
Fenstermaker
Engineer of Record for roadway design of transportation corridors varying from local, collector ... REQUIRED EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE · Experience: 15+ years of experience in transportation planning ...
Sr Professional Engineer - Transportation Management
Nov 4
Fort Worth, TX, USA
City of Fort Worth
The Senior Professional Engineer provides direct support to the Chief Transportation Planning Officer and will assist in the development and implementation of policies, procedures, goals and ...

The average pay for a Transportation Planning Engineer is $94,636 a year and $45 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Transportation Planning Engineer is between $66,526 and $117,456. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Transportation Planning Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Transportation Planner
Nov 13
Atlanta, GA, USA
Computer Main Stream Corp.
Transportation Planner Location: West Peachtree Street NW Atlanta GA 30308 Length: One-year ... Engineering with course work experience (or a minor) in any of the aforementioned planning fields ...
Engineer in Training, Transportation
Dec 10
Broken Arrow, United States
Stantec
Working within the context of the communities we serve, we provide planning, engineering, and ... The Transportation EIT will work under close supervision of a Senior Engineer to develop skills in ...
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